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Ross Kay

Ross Kay

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 9, 2018

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699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA




Ross Kay teaches Transactional Due Diligence in the LLM program. Kay is senior vice president and general counsel at J.F. Shea Co., Inc. Shea is one of the oldest and largest privately held operations in the country and has earned a prominent position among real estate, construction and home building companies. Prior to his work at Shea, Kay was assistant general counsel at KB Home. He earned his JD degree from Santa Clara University School of Law.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

The Washington Post
January 10, 2018
Re: Niels W. Frenzen

Niels Frenzen was quoted on how federal courts weigh the content of President Donald Trump's tweets. “We’ve never had a president tweeting like this,” Frenzen said. “You have these extreme public statements that are shedding light on the motivation of the president in regard to why he is directing Cabinet secretaries to engage in these actions. The courts are saying these are fair game.”

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